About the UPMC Liver Cancer Center
Pioneers in liver cancer treatment
The UPMC Liver Cancer Center is led by experts
at the forefront of comprehensive clinical services, innovative treatments, and fundamental research for primary and metastic liver cancers.
UPMC surgeons are among the most experienced in the United States at performing minimally invasive (laparoscopic) liver surgery
, which they pioneered. Only a handful of centers in the U.S. offers this treatment option for liver tumors.
To ensure that each patient is carefully evaluated to determine his or her best course of treatment, the UPMC Liver Cancer Center maintains a collaborative partnership with physicians in peer programs, including:
Expertise in treating liver cancer and liver diseases
For individuals whose cancers are inoperable but have the potential to compromise or diminish the quality of life, the UPMC Liver Cancer Center offers innovative therapies and groundbreaking clinical trials
that may extend the lives of many people.